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Tom Sullivan | September 2, 2015 | 08:00 AM | Electronic Health Records, Cloud Computing, Patient Engagement
With an eye on patient relationship management and 'precision healthcare' the cloud-based CRM stalwart released a set of services to offer a comprehensive view of health data. More
Mike Miliard | September 1, 2015 | 01:34 PM | Data Warehousing, Electronic Health Records, Mobile
As hospitals and health systems continue to build their defenses against dangerous new data threats, certain technologies are making bigger, faster impacts than others on their security preparedness. More
Erin McCann | September 1, 2015 | 12:54 PM | Network Infrastructure, Privacy & Security, Workforce
Data security isn't what it used to be. With today's threat landscape, the stereotypically introverted, more-into-computers-than-people techie isn't going to cut it as CISO. And there are plenty of people who will tell you why. More
Erin McCann | September 1, 2015 | 12:38 PM | Network Infrastructure, Privacy & Security, Workforce
Here's a tall task: overseeing identity access management for a 163-hospital health system that spans 20 states and the U.K. But despite the myriad challenges, HCA's Bobby Stokes is ahead of the game. He has a few tips. More
Tom Sullivan | September 1, 2015 | 11:57 AM | Clinical, Patient Engagement
Education and credentials aim to equip providers with practical competency and ultimately help them understand how social media tools can improve care delivery. More
Mike Miliard | September 1, 2015 | 11:45 AM | Data Warehousing, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Network Infrastructure
Hospital chief information security officers and chief information officers speak very different languages and use very different tools. That can cause friction. But one CISO shows how to "meet in the middle" and "unite against that common... More
ENGLEWOOD, CO | Mike Miliard | September 1, 2015 | 11:23 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Policy and Legislation
With little news on Stage 2 meaningful use updates since the proposed rule in April, the Medical Group Management Association is calling on CMS to extend the 2015 reporting period. More
Healthcare IT News | September 1, 2015 | 10:33 AM | Privacy & Security
Healthcare IT News is looking for presentations for its next Privacy & Security Forum that clearly illustrate how hospitals, practices and payers have created policies or are using technology to mitigate risk and better protect their data. More
Bernie Monegain | September 1, 2015 | 10:22 AM | Quality and Safety, Policy and Legislation, Analytics
Fifty hospital and health system members of Premier across 24 states are testing, defining and scaling new strategies in a nationwide effort to combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria. More
Bernie Monegain | September 1, 2015 | 10:04 AM | Network Infrastructure, Privacy & Security, Workforce
Jigar Kadakia knows a little something about data security. As CISO of Partners HealthCare in Boston, he leads a security team of more than 40 people responsible for keeping the health system well buttoned up. We talked with Kadakia about his approach to... More
Tom Sullivan | September 1, 2015 | 09:00 AM | ICD-10 & Coding
More than half of healthcare providers are not yet on track to comply with the new code set on Oct. 1, 2015, at least according to a survey published Tuesday. More
MAYFIELD VILLAGE, OH | Bernie Monegain | September 1, 2015 | 07:32 AM | Quality and Safety, Workforce, Analytics
As demand outstrips supply when it comes to IT talent, particularly in healthcare, it seems that those oft-maligned Millennials are eager to help -- even if it means a move. And they're not in it for the money. (Well, not only the money.) More